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Rwandan Youth Missing out Millions in Untapped Opportunities

Rwandan Youth Missing out Millions in Untapped Opportunities

During the 2016 national dialogue council and in the presence of President Paul Kagame, Loius Antonie Muhire told Rwandan youths to wake up, be innovative and make money while stakes…

NMG Appoints New Boss as CashlessRwanda Campaign Closes

NMG Appoints New Boss as CashlessRwanda Campaign Closes

The Kenyan based media outlet, Nation Media Group (NMG) has announced appointment of Stephen Gitagama taking over from Joseph Muganda who has served for less than two years. NMG is…

Local Bourse Turnovers Improving- RSE

Local Bourse Turnovers Improving- RSE

Rwanda’s stock exchange has improved its performance in trade volumes and investments despite facing shocks in the previous year. By the end of October 2017, total volumes on the…

Dozens to Lose Jobs as Ecobank Closes 5 Branches

Dozens to Lose Jobs as Ecobank Closes 5 Branches

Ecobank – Rwanda SA, a subsidiary of Ecobank Group, a pan-African banking conglomerate with banking operations in 36 African countries could be going through a crisis. Sources close to the…

Rwanda Calls for More Investment as Stock Markets Improve

Rwanda Calls for More Investment as Stock Markets Improve

Rwanda stock exchange (RSE) has asked citizens and investors to pool funds and savings to invest in the local bourse. “I urge people to come together and form savings groups…

Gov’t Okays Made In Rwanda Support Policy

Gov’t Okays Made In Rwanda Support Policy

All companies and individuals dealing in ‘Made in Rwanda’products will be given a threshold – following a cabinet approval on Tuesday. The cabinet meeting, chaired by President Paul Kagame approved…

Rwanda to Establish International Financial Centre

Rwanda to Establish International Financial Centre

Rwanda will soon be able to handle cash transactions for regional and international financial service providers following an endorsement to establish Kigali International Financial Center (KIFC). The cabinet meeting on…

Students Silently Getting Rich Through Shares

Students Silently Getting Rich Through Shares

Claver Rusaro and two other students at College of Agriculture, Animal Sciences and Veterinary Medicine (CAVM) in Musanze district studied under difficult circumstances unable to afford transport and books. This…

Rwanda Sets Bourse Automation Deadline

Rwanda Sets Bourse Automation Deadline

Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) has confirmed that by June 2018—the local bourse will go electronic in its trading business. “So far we are implementing the process and the required…

MTN Internet Prices Drop

MTN Internet Prices Drop

Rwanda’s first mobile network MTN has significantly cut down internet prices by 80% for its data subscribers. Under the revised data, one MB which was earlier priced at Frw56…

Through SMS, Rwandans Can Request for Driver’s License, Land title

Through SMS, Rwandans Can Request for Driver’s License, Land title

Rwandans can now use their phones to send a text message and secure convenient services in just seven days. Through ‘Irembo’ (e-Government Platform), citizens can now get services…

Rwangombwa outlines Safety and Security in Going Cashless

Rwangombwa outlines Safety and Security in Going Cashless

Embracing cashless lifestyle is more convenient and safer that carrying around loads of cash, the Rwanda central Bank Governor John Rwangombwa has said. Research conducted by the central bank in…